The Pictorialism research project is undertaken by the Kunstbibliothek – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin (the Art Library of the National Museums of Berlin). The project was generously supported by the German Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media.

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Dr. Ludger Derenthal, Kunstbibliothek
Christine Kühn, Kunstbibliothek
Dr. Kristina Lowis

Scholarly Project Team

Claudia Pfeiffer, Kunstbibliothek
Ulrich Rüter, Kunstbibliothek
Dr. Lars Spengler

Project Participants

Dr. Katrin Baumgarten, Kunstbibliothek
Dr. Andreas Bienert, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Sonja Edelmann, Kunstbibliothek
Imke Henningsen, Kunstbibliothek


Dietmar Katz, Bildagentur für Kunst, Kultur und Geschichte


Stefanie Pfeifer and Carola Hansche, Werkstatt Claus Schade

English Translations

Rachel Marks-Ritzenhoff and Miranda Robbins

Conception and Coordination of the Portal

Dr. Lars Spengler

Technical Support for the Portal

Matthias Bruske, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Frank von Hagel, Institut für Museumsforschung
Michael Noack, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
William Oesterheld, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

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Dr.-Ing. Jürgen Freundel und Partner GbR

Thanks to

Dr. Enno Kaufhold
Katja Bredow, Katrin Käding, Dr. Anita Kühnel, Martin Roßbacher and Prof. Dr. Moritz Wullen, Kunstbibliothek
Dr. Sven Haase and Mechthild Kronenberg, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Doreen Siegert and Volko Steinig, Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Holger Stüting, allstars design
Harald Dubau and Dr. Thomas Gilbhard, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg

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